World's Fastest GTR Switzer Goliath

Video: Ride Along With Goliath on an 8.4 Sec. Pass

A few days ago, the first Switzer Performance-built “Goliath” became the world’s fastest GTR, rocking the Moscow Unlimited with a 22-second pass at 250 MPH in the hands of an amateur driver. While that pass set a new standard for GTR top speed, the 1/4 mile time on that run was in the high 9s, …

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Switzer World's Fastest GTR

Video: Inside the World’s Fastest GTR

A few days ago, the 1500+ HP, Switzer Performance-built “Goliath” GTR became the fastest GTR in the world. That was what the car’s owner wanted, and it’s what he experienced when Goliath blasted across the line in just over 22 seconds at more than 250 MPH at the Moscow Unlimited - a mile-long, side-by-side drag …

R1K vs. TX2K13

R1K GTR vs. TX2K13 (w/ video)

Does this R1K look familiar? It should. This satin-black beauty was the very first 1000 HP R1K GTR development car, which we featured here, last August … and it’s headed to the TX2K13. With more than 1000 Switzer-trained horses making their way to this R1K GTR’s sticky tires, this car will be one of the …

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Switzer P800 GTR video

P800 GTR 0-180 (again)

A few weeks ago, we posted Brian Zuk’s excellent, high-definition(720p), in-car video of a Switzer Performance P800 GTR blasting down a private runway from a dig to well over 180 mph (that’s 0-300 km/h, for our metric friends). Today, we have more 0-300 runs from the high-powered GTR from a number of angles. In-car, out-car, …

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Ethanol GTR Switzer E1K

Airstrip Attack 2012 Recap

Back in September, we announced that Boulder Nissan’s ethanol-fueled Switzer E1K GTR would be headed out to Shift S3ctor’s 2012 Airstrip Attack at Coalinga. That event happened last weekend, and - as expected - the Boulder Nissan Switzer E1K was one of the stars of the show, running consistently strong all weekend to bring home …

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Switzer Performance P800 GTR 0-180 mph video

P800 GTR Goes 0-180 (w/ video)

This is just what it says on the tin: a high-definition(720p), in-car video of a Switzer Performance P800 GTR blasting down a private runway from a dig to well over 180 mph (that’s 0-300 km/h, for our metric friends). We’ve seen a number of P800 GTRs run great times at standing mile events in Texas …

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Switzer E1K Ethanol GTR

Boulder E1K vs. Shift S3ctor

Boulder Nissan‘s P800 has shown up on these pages in the past, after winning the TX2K10 and hitting fantastic speeds at the Texas Mile event immediately afterwards. Since then, the car has “outgrown” its P800 markings, and has been turned into a 1000 hp, ethanol-fueled track-terror. We call it the E1K, for “ethanol” and “1000 …

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Switzer Red Katana GTR

R1K-X GTR (w/ video)

This is Switzer’s newest car: the R1K-X. When most people see a hot new car, they tend to skip through the write-up and go straight for the performance specs. Is that you? If it is, this is what you want to know about Switzer’s latest R35 GTR conversion: it makes over 1400 horsepower, and you …